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 ADVERTISE in the northern light

To place an ad, please fill out our Insertion Order (found in links below). If you have any questions feel free to contact our Ad Manager at [email protected] or call (907) 786-6195. 2,500 copies of each regular edition issue are printed. Note that special edition ad rates differ from regular edition rates. More info on special edition issues can be found below in our Special Edition sections.

 

FY16 (2015-2016)

We have three issues left in FY16! May 24, June 7 & June 21 are available, for rates follow the links directly below. For more information contact the TNL ad manager at [email protected] or call (907) 786-6195.

Off-Campus Insertion Order – FY16 (Organizations without a UAA org number)

On-Campus Insertion Order – FY16 (Organizations with a UAA org number)


 

fy17 (2016-2017)

The links below contain Insertion Orders for July 2016 through June 2017.

Off-Campus Insertion Order – FY17 (Organizations without a UAA org number)

On-Campus Insertion Order – FY17 (Organizations with a UAA org number)

Issue Dates – FY17

FY17 Media Kit The media kit has more information about advertising in The Northern Light.


 

ADVERTISE IN OUR freshmen & campus kick-Off special edition issues

The Northern Light’s Freshmen Issue is released August 9, 2016. This issue is mailed to incoming UAA Freshmen, providing a unique line of communication to a new customer base.

The Northern Light’s Campus Kick-Off Guide is released August 23, 2016 and distributed by TNL employees during the Campus Kick-Off on August 27, 2016. Approximately 4,500 copies of the Campus Kick-Off Guide are distributed throughout the UAA campus, at 36 locations around Anchorage and during the Campus Kick-Off Event.

**Customers who are also participating in the Campus Kick-Off are eligible for “Sponsor Kick-Off Discounts”. For more information contact our Ad Manager at [email protected] or call the office at (907) 786-6195.

The Freshmen and Campus Kick-Off special edition issues provide a path for communication to new residents of the Anchorage community and new members of our great UAA campus. Let them know who you are, what you have to offer and give them something to remember you by! Advertise in our Freshmen and Campus Kick-Off Special Edition issues!

Off-Campus Freshmen & Campus Kick-Off Insertion Order – FY17 (Organizations without a UAA org number)

On-Campus Freshmen & Campus Kick-Off Insertion Order – FY17 (Organizations with a UAA org number)


ADVERTISE IN OUR Fall

Commencement special EDITION issue!

december 13, 2016!

Advertising in our Fall Commencement Edition is good for business! The Fall Commencement Edition of The Northern Light is handed out to individuals attending the UAA Fall Commencement. 3,500 copies are printed and are on stands for five weeks. Get heightened exposure and more bang for your buck. Fill out an insertion order today and submit your ad artwork to our Ad Manager at [email protected] If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call (907) 786-6195 or email [email protected]

Off-Campus Fall Commencement – FY17 (Organizations without a UAA org number)

On-Campus Fall Commencement – FY17 (Organizations with a UAA org Number)


Avoiding the ad prep fee

The Northern Light charges a $30 fee for ads that are not in the proper dimensions and black and white ads that are not in true grayscale. Follow these steps to avoid being charged the fee.

Checking that your ad is in the proper dimensions:

  1. Open your ad in Adobe Photoshop.
  2. Hover over the image menu item in the top toolbar.
  3. Click on image size.
  4. Check that the dimensions are equal to the dimension of the ad size you have purchased.

Converting ad to black and white:

  1. Open your ad in Adobe Photoshop.
  2. Hover over the image menu item in the top toolbar.
  3. Expand the mode menu item from under the image menu.
  4. Make sure that grayscale is checked.
  5. If grayscale is not checked, check grayscale and save the image.

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University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive

Student Union, Room 113

Anchorage, Alaska 99508